The Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association Conference

This press release is an announcement submitted by The Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association, and was not written by Diabetes Health.

Diabetes Exercise & Sports Association (DESA) exists to enhance the quality of life for people with diabetes through exercise and physical fitness.

May 8, 2008

The Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association Conference will feature speakers from the sports and health care professions, the latest research on diabetes, a discussion on the role of exercise in insulin pump therapy, and advances in diabetes treatment and management.

Conference Co-Chairs: Bruce Perkins MD, MPH and Michael Riddell, PhD

Contact:

E-Mail: desa@diabetes-excercise.org
Call us: (800) 898-4322
Visit us: www.diabetes-exercise.org

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WHO:    Diabetes Exercise & Sports Association (DESA)

WHAT:    2008 International Conference -The Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association Conference will feature speakers from the sports and health care professions, the latest research on diabetes, a discussion on the role of exercise in insulin pump therapy, and advances in diabetes treatment and management.

WHEN:    July 17 – July 20 2008

WHERE:    MaRS Centre
101 College Street
Toronto, ON Canada M5G 1L7

www.marsdd.com
About the MaRS Centre: http://www.marsdd.com/MaRS-Centre.html

WHY:    This unique conference is designed to unite scientists, clinicians, and patients with diabetes in a forum of up-to-date lectures and workshops aimed at translating research into a practical toolbox of clinical guidelines for active people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Plenary sessions and workshops are designed to couple discussions on physiological principles with complementary discussions on clinical approaches to exercise.

COST:

Lay Person: $199USD Conference Program Fee
Professional: $299USD Conference Program Fee for CME/CEU Credit Fee
$100 USD Conference Program Fee for each additional family member
Several logging and hotel accommodations choices available

HOW:     Before June 15, 2008

Mail:
DESA, 8001 Montcastle Dr. Nashville, TN 37221, USA
Fax: (615) 873-2077  
Online: www.diabetes-exercise.org

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